Jazz Performance (R)
This certificate may lead to employment competency but does not lead to an Associate degree.
Prepares individuals for a career in music as jazz performers. Fulfills a portion of the Associate of Arts degree in Music
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:
- Analyze, practice and interpret jazz and popular music chord symbols.
- Demonstrate the ability to analyze, learn, and perform standard jazz literature.
- Prepare a program, program notes or other materials related to the coordinator, recital repertoire in cooperation with the instructor or recital.
|Required Courses (17 units)||Units|
|MUS-36||Instrumental Chamber Ensembles (1 semester)||1.5|
|MUS-39||Applied Music I (2 semester)||6|
|Electives A||List A - Jazz Improvisation and Theory - Chosse from the list below||1|
|Electives B||List B - Performing Ensemble - Choose from the list below||4|
|List A - Jazz Improvisation and Theory (1 unit)||Units|
|MUS-43A||Jazz Improvisation and Theory I||1|
|MUS-43B||Jazz Improvisation and Theory II||1|
|MUS-43C||Jazz Improvisation and Theory III||1|
|List B - Performing Ensembles (4 units)||Units|
|MUS-33||Vocal Jazz Ensemble (two semesters)||4|
|MUS-44||Jazz Ensemble (two semesters)||4|